Busch & Muller Ixon IQ front light review

LED illumination

Our rating 
3.0 out of 5 star rating 3.0
GBP £85.00 RRP
Busch & Muller Ixon IQ front ligh

Our review

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Compared to other lights with built-in batteries, the Busch & Muller is rather bulky. Plus it uses NiMH instead of Li-ion batteries, which makes it heavy (226g).

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The beam intensity and the long burn times are definite positives for a regular commute that includes unlit areas, though (there are two intensity modes). However, we found it stopped our wireless computer working, which may put you off.

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The primary beam is ‘square’ to match the road’s contours, but it doesn’t quite work and we found the shadows cast by the beam’s corners a bit distracting.

Product Specifications

Product

Name Ixon IQ
Brand Busch & Muller

Description Burn time:10+ hours, 4 x AA NiMH rechargeable (internal); 3-pin charger
Weight (g) 226